Man’s body found off Bardsey Island

A man’s body has been found in the sea near Bardsey Island.

Emergency services were called out after the discovery off the Llŷn Peninsula at just before 12.55pm on Tuesday lunchtime. It was recovered by coastguard and lifeboat crews.

Police say the man’s identity is being established and his next of kin have been informed. The death is not being treated as suspicious and the circumstances are not thought to be maritime related.

The coroner for north west Wales is also being informed.